# austerity - Today’s News
Which one will you be?
# austerity - Wednesday 11 November, 2015
The conservative minority government was the shortest-lived administration in the country’s history.
# austerity - Tuesday 15 September, 2015
“I have news for you – austerity sucks.”
# austerity - Monday 31 August, 2015
Paul Murphy isn’t being allowed conduct collections in Tallaght.
# austerity - Monday 13 July, 2015
But some ordinary Greeks support a new bailout as the only option for their country.
# austerity - Sunday 12 July, 2015
# austerity - Friday 10 July, 2015
The country is looking for a €53 billion bailout.
# austerity - Thursday 9 July, 2015
We pursue it, discuss it, count it and obsess over it… but do we ever really think about what ‘money’ is?
# austerity - Wednesday 8 July, 2015
Alexis Tsipras has vowed to present “credible” reform plans before a deadline of tomorrow night.
# austerity - Monday 6 July, 2015
It is in all our interests to bind up the economic and political wounds of the past seven years.
# austerity - Sunday 5 July, 2015
Celebrations are underway in Athens this evening.
# austerity - Tuesday 30 June, 2015
They are braving bad weather as they make their feelings clear over the upcoming referendum.
# austerity - Thursday 25 June, 2015
Today is the last day of the One-Parent Family Payment for anyone whose youngest child is aged seven. Approximately 11,000 families will immediately lose income.
# austerity - Wednesday 24 June, 2015
Our Finance Minister has sided with the most hardline of Greece’s creditors this week – and that’s wrong, writes Ronan Burtenshaw.
# austerity - Tuesday 23 June, 2015
… and the Irish people in the back.
# austerity - Monday 22 June, 2015
The committee described Ireland’s laws on abortion as “highly restrictive”.
# austerity - Sunday 14 June, 2015
With Greece now just over a fortnight away from default, this could very well spell the beginning of the end for the Euro as we know it.
# austerity - Friday 15 May, 2015
The new Greek government is pushing ahead with privatising ports and airports.
# austerity - Sunday 10 May, 2015
Protesters threw smoke bombs and arrests were made.
# austerity - Friday 8 May, 2015
He was later released without charge.
# austerity - Monday 4 May, 2015
The magnitude of the impact of the recession on older people is as diverse as the ageing population itself.
# austerity - Friday 3 April, 2015
But the government insists it will be able to pay its debts on time.
# austerity - Wednesday 25 March, 2015
Enda Kenny was arriving at Yahoo’s new €11m offices in Dublin.
# austerity - Sunday 8 March, 2015
It’s becoming a popular tourist destination for Germans.
# austerity - Saturday 28 February, 2015
They’re good at protesting and making noise, but they have no workable policies.
# austerity - Monday 23 February, 2015
Greece’s bailout extension is loaded with political meaning for other eurozone countries.
# austerity - Wednesday 11 February, 2015
The new Greek government is trying to kick free of its bailout terms.
# austerity - Sunday 8 February, 2015
Everyone was talking about Greek debt deals, counting calories and the end of cheap booze.
# austerity - Thursday 5 February, 2015
It was already done with a year ago, apparently.
# austerity - Saturday 31 January, 2015
Thousands were out in support of the new anti-austerity party Podemos.
# austerity - Thursday 29 January, 2015
We live in a time of austerity – and education is being targeted along with other elements of society.
# austerity - Monday 26 January, 2015
This election was vital – not just for Greeks, but for working class people throughout Europe.
# austerity - Saturday 24 January, 2015
Paul Murphy says a Syriza win could provoke a ‘further radicalisation in Ireland’.
# austerity - Tuesday 20 January, 2015
2015 is going to be a significant year in the European Union, as citizens in eight member states will be able to vote – beginning with Greece this Sunday.
# austerity - Wednesday 17 December, 2014
The banking inquiry’s first public hearings get under way today and questions remain about what happened six years ago.
# austerity - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
It is believed the last time a Budget struggled to be passed was 1991.
# austerity - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
Moves to cut child benefit, unemployment benefit and social assistance were not inevitable, they were choices.
# austerity - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
The Finance Minister undoubtedly thought the best tactic was to make as few changes as possible, but will the Irish people be better off now?
# austerity - Tuesday 14 October, 2014
Finance Minister tells TheJournal.ie he will be “cautious and prudent” to secure the economic recovery in the coming years.
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…